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Publisher Comments:

"I am not young, or thin, or white, or beautiful. I'm a slightly thick sista, but I know how to fix myself up. And I'm on the radio. My name is Daphne Dupree, and I play the blues."

Author April Sinclair dazzled readers with her award-winning novel Coffee Will Make You Blackand its sassy, life-affirming sequel, Ain't Gonna Be the Same Fool Twice.Now she weaves humor and truth into another emotionally rich and beautifully textured tale--and introduces her most vibrant and unforgettable character yet.

Synopsis:

Chicago deejay Daphne "Dee Dee" Dupree is sassy and successful—but a series of catastrophic relationships has left her gun-shy. Now with her own life and the lives of those closest to her seemingly coming apart at the seams, she's going to have to leave the safe cocoon of her broadcasting booth to face her world, her secrets, and a new promise of mature love fearlessly and head-on.

Synopsis:

In spite of all the personal turmoil surrounding her, Daphne Dupree is keeping her back door open, just in case something romantic happens to drop by. And it's just open enough to let sexy and sensitive Skylar walk right in with all of his own cumbersome baggage.

About the Author

April Sinclair's debut novel, Coffee Will Make You Black, was named Book of the Year (Young Adult Fiction) for 1994 by the American Library Association and received the Carl Sandburg Award from the Friends of the Chicago Public Library. A Chicago native, she now lives in Berkeley, California.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780380732807
Author:
Sinclair, April
Publisher:
William Morrow Paperbacks
Author:
by April Sinclair
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Chicago
Subject:
Afro-American women
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Love stories
Subject:
Illinois
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
African-American women
Subject:
African American disc jockeys
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Humor : General
Edition Description:
Trade PB
Series Volume:
new ser., no. 51 =
Publication Date:
20070130
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
8.01x5.30x.70 in. .52 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Chicago deejay Daphne "Dee Dee" Dupree is sassy and successful—but a series of catastrophic relationships has left her gun-shy. Now with her own life and the lives of those closest to her seemingly coming apart at the seams, she's going to have to leave the safe cocoon of her broadcasting booth to face her world, her secrets, and a new promise of mature love fearlessly and head-on.
"Synopsis" by , In spite of all the personal turmoil surrounding her, Daphne Dupree is keeping her back door open, just in case something romantic happens to drop by. And it's just open enough to let sexy and sensitive Skylar walk right in with all of his own cumbersome baggage.
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